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Daily archive Feb 8, 2000

Pew Grant aids students in environmental research

By Katie Schomaker In the fall of 1996, Bryn Mawr received a grant from the Pew Charitable Trusts for the purpose of promoting environmental studies more across the campus. The final portion of this multi-year grant will be used this summer to support six students in internships and research projects involving environmental studies.

Haverford and Bryn Mawr teams join boycott of South Carolina

By Greg Kannerstein Courtesy of Haverford College

McCain, Gore win in New Hampshire

By Ariel Hansen In a surprise upset, Arizona senator John McCain commanded a 16-point lead over assumed GOP front-runner Texas Gov. George W. Bush in the New Hampshire primary on Feb. 1. McCain has translated this win into more than $1.2 million in fundraising, much of which was raised over the Internet, in the three...

HC Customs reevaluates and diversifies program

By Matt Sharp Postings around campus are calling on this year’s Customs applicants to apply for “a different kind of Customs.”

The Bigger Picture

By Sara Stanley House votes to expand military ties to Taiwan

Sophomores Little and Silson win SC co-presidency in first online election

By Todd Meyer New Students’ Council Co-Presidents Wheaton Little ’02 and John Silson ’02 ran on a platform that touted their fresh perspective and boundless energy defeating Eric McCalfferty ’01 and Erik Solivan ’01. They will need that energy in the coming weeks as they perform the early duties of their presidencies.

Illegal activity on Bryn Mawr network sees marked increase

By Christine McCluskey An increased level of illegal activity on Bryn Mawr’s campus computer netork has culminated in a letter of reprimand and zero-tolerance for such activity, which has expanded over the past several months. The illegal behavior has most often occurred in the form of students distributing copyrighted material, such as MP3 files, without...